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4272 - Nippon Kayaku Co Share Price

¥1100 25.0  2.3%

Last Trade - 1:41am

Basic Materials
Mid Cap
Market Cap £1.33bn
Enterprise Value £1.21bn
Revenue £1.22bn
Position in Universe 479th / 3861
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52w High -25.8%
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Year End 31st Mar 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021E 2022E CAGR / Avg
161,861 162,922 159,117 167,888 172,639 175,123 170,000 182,000 +1.6%
-5.4 -12.4 +13.9 +0.9 -4.4 -12.2 -30.4 +31.9
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the three months ended 30 June 2020, Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd revenues decreased 14% to Y36.83B. Net income decreased 44% to Y1.75B. Revenues reflect Safety Systems Business segment decrease of 47% to Y6.3B, Chemicals Business segment decrease of 7% to Y15.83B, Other Businesses segment decrease of 6% to Y2B. Net income also reflects Eliminations and Corporate segment loss increase from Y91M to Y1.65B.
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Profile Summary

NIPPON KAYAKU CO., LTD. is primarily engaged in the manufacture and sale of functional chemical products. The Company has three business segments. The Functional Chemical segment manufactures and sells functional materials, such as epoxy resin, ultraviolet curable resin and high-performance chemicals; pigment materials, including functional dyes, pigment for inkjet printers and others; catalysts, such as catalysts for acrylic and methacrylic acid manufacturing, as well as coloring materials, such as dyes and special coloring materials for nonfibrous products, among others. The Pharmaceutical segment supplies pharmaceutical products, medical intermediates and diagnostic medicines, among others. The Safety Systems segment provides inflators for airbags and micro gas generators for seatbelt pretensioners. The Company is also engaged in the manufacture and sale of agricultural chemicals.

Last Annual March 31st, 2020
Last Interim June 30th, 2020
Incorporated June 5, 1916
Public Since May 16, 1949
No. of Shareholders: 12,090
No. of Employees: 5,847
Sector Basic Materials
Industry Chemicals
Index Nikkei 225 ,
Exchange Tokyo Stock Exchange
Shares in Issue 170,793,710
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Upcoming Events for 4272
Tuesday 29th September, 2020
Dividend For 4272.T - 15.0000 JPY
Thursday 5th November, 2020 Estimate
Q2 2021 Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd Earnings Release
Friday 29th January, 2021
Q3 2021 Nippon Kayaku Co Ltd Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for Nippon Kayaku Co
What is the Nippon Kayaku Co share price?

As of 1:41am, shares in Nippon Kayaku Co are trading at ¥1100, giving the company a market capitalisation of £1.33bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Nippon Kayaku Co share price performed this year?

Shares in Nippon Kayaku Co are currently trading at ¥1100 and the price has moved by -6.2% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Nippon Kayaku Co price has moved by -14.07% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Nippon Kayaku Co?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Nippon Kayaku Co, there are there are currently 0 "buy" , 1 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Nippon Kayaku Co is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Nippon Kayaku Co next release its financial results?

Nippon Kayaku Co is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-06-30
What is the Nippon Kayaku Co dividend yield?

The Nippon Kayaku Co dividend yield is 2.79% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Nippon Kayaku Co pay a dividend?

Last year, Nippon Kayaku Co paid a total dividend of 30, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 2.79%. Looking ahead, shares in Nippon Kayaku Co are due to go ex-dividend on 2020-09-29 and the next dividend pay date is 2020-12-01.

When does Nippon Kayaku Co next pay dividends?

Nippon Kayaku Co are due to go ex-dividend on 2020-09-29 and the next dividend pay date is 2020-12-01. The historic dividend yield on Nippon Kayaku Co shares is currently 2.79%.

How do I buy Nippon Kayaku Co shares?

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What is the market cap of Nippon Kayaku Co?

Shares in Nippon Kayaku Co are currently trading at ¥1100, giving the company a market capitalisation of £1.33bn.

Where are Nippon Kayaku Co shares listed? Where are Nippon Kayaku Co shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Nippon Kayaku Co:

Country of listing: Japan
Exchange: TYO
Ticker Symbol: 4272
What kind of share is Nippon Kayaku Co?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, Nippon Kayaku Co is currently classified as a Style Neutral. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a Nippon Kayaku Co share price forecast 2020?

Shares in Nippon Kayaku Co are currently priced at ¥1100. At that level they are trading at 17.21% discount to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering Nippon Kayaku Co currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 53.3 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the Nippon Kayaku Co share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Nippon Kayaku Co. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -13.43%. At the current price of ¥1100, shares in Nippon Kayaku Co are trading at -8.84% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Nippon Kayaku Co PE Ratio?

The Nippon Kayaku Co PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 15.56. The shares are currently trading at ¥1100.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of Nippon Kayaku Co?

Nippon Kayaku Co's management team is headed by:

Masanobu Suzuki - PRE
Shizuhiro Nambu - MEO
Yukio Tachibana - EVP
Atsuhiro Wakimoto - PRE
Toshio Shibuya - MEO
Masaru Ohizumi - MEO
Hiroshi Mikami - MEO
Yo Ohta - IND
Yasuyuki Fujishima - IND
Yoshimi Inoue - MEO
Yuji Ishida - MEO
Kenjiro Ikeda - MEO
Toshiyuki Hata - DSL
Takeshi Yoshio - MEO
Kazuto Koizumi - MEO
Katsuhiko Kodama - MEO
Seiichi Fusamura - IND
Who are the major shareholders of Nippon Kayaku Co?

Here are the top five shareholders of Nippon Kayaku Co based on the size of their shareholding:

Nomura Asset Management Co., Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 8.4% (14.9m shares)
Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation Bank and Trust
Percentage owned: 6.32% (11.2m shares)
Silchester International Investors, L.L.P. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 6.11% (10.9m shares)
Nomura Nikkei 225 ETF Mutual Fund
Percentage owned: 5.58% (9.91m shares)
Nikko Asset Management Co., Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 3.76% (6.68m shares)
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